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Cox, Brian 1946-

Overview
Works: 730 works in 2,961 publications in 10 languages and 85,892 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Science fiction films  Comedy films  Spy films  Historical films  History  War films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Producer, Speaker, Host, Author, Other, Director, Author of screenplay, Editor, Interviewee, fmd, vac, Former owner, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian Cox
Troy by Wolfgang Petersen( Visual )

87 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 3,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city
X2 : X-men united by Bryan Singer( Visual )

49 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 3,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An assassination attempt is made on the life of the president by a teleporting mutant. This act upsets the entire world and entices the president to begin the mutant-human war as predicted by Charles Xavier earlier. In an effort to get to the bottom of the attack and prevent world-wide war, Xavier sends out Storm and Dr. Jean Grey to search for the teleporting mutant and discover the truth behind the assassination attempt
The Bourne identity( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in English and held by 2,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jason Bourne is pulled from the sea suffering from amnesia with a pair of bullet wounds in his back. His only clue to his own identity is a bank account number etched on a capsule implanted in his body. He finds the Zurich bank where money, a gun, and several passports with different names await. He quickly realizes he can trust no one and offers a German gypsy named Maria ten thousand dollars for a ride to Paris. With Maria's reluctant help, Bourne edges closer to the truth, something CIA officials want concealed at all costs
Rise of the planet of the apes by Rupert Wyatt( Visual )

55 editions published between 2010 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During experiments to find a cure for Alzheimer's disease, a genetically-enhanced chimpanzee uses its greater intelligence to lead other apes to freedom
The ring by Gore VERBINSKI( Visual )

76 editions published between 2002 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 2,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strange videotape full of bizarre and haunting images is watched by a handful of teenagers. After the viewing the tape, they receive phone calls in which they are warned they will die in seven days. Rachel, the aunt of one of the ill-fated teens, is a journalist who has decided to investigate the matter. She manages to find the cabin in the woods and watches the video herself; afterward, she receives the same phone call, and realizes she must solve the puzzle of the video and who is behind
The rookie by Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)( Visual )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Morris is a high school coach who thought his dream was over. Then, in 1999, he made a bet with his perpetually losing team: if they won the district championship, Morris would try out for the majors. The team went from worst to first, and Jim was soon on the road to becoming the oldest rookie in the major leagues
Adaptation by Spike Jonze( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 2,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Zodiac by David Fincher( Visual )

26 editions published between 2006 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serial killer in the San Francisco Bay Area taunts police with his letters and cryptic messages. The four men most affected by the killer are San Francisco PD Homicide detectives David Toschi and William Armstrong, and the San Francisco Chronicle reporters Paul Avery and Robert Graysmith. Displays the psychological and emotional effects of the killings, as well as the endless procedural details of the investigation (handwriting experts, the "2500" suspects), the letters sent to the San Francisco Chronicle by Zodiac and the work of a 20+ year investigation that wears down and whittles away at any kind of normal life for Toshi and Graysmith. Both men are obsessed with Zodiac and both pay for this obsession with the hard years and loves lost and never regained
Red by Robert Schwentke( Visual )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Frank is a former black-ops CIA agent living a quiet life alone, until the day a hit squad shows up to kill him. With his identity compromised, Frank reassembles his old team; Joe, Marvin, and Victoria, and sets out to prove that they still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Stand back and watch the bullets fly in this explosive action-comedy"--Container
Match point by Woody Allen( Visual )

67 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 1,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former tennis pro Chris Wilton stumbles into good fortune when Chloe Hewett, the daughter of a wealthy businessman and the sister of one of his tennis students, falls in love with him. But when Chris meets Nola, a much deeper passion is stirred. His desire isn't deterred even after he discovers that Nola is already dating Chloe's brother. But when their affair threatens Chris's increasingly cozy lifestyle, Chris begins to consider a drastic solution
The water horse : legend of the deep by Jay Russell( Visual )

26 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Present day Scotland. A tale is told to a couple of American tourists by a kindly gentleman in a pub. Angus is a lonely boy who pines for his father, who is serving in the Royal Navy during World War II. Angus, along with his sister and mother, live on an estate that has been billeted by soldiers in the Scottish Highlands, near Loch Ness. The troop's commander has an eye for mom, is suspicious about a mysterious handyman, Lewis, who is also a war hero, and an absurd contention that the Highlands are the real frontline in the war against Germany. Angus discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Celtic mythology. The creature befriends Angus and will eventually be known as the Loch Ness Monster. Trying to hide the dinosaur-like creature, nicknamed Crusoe, Angus enlists Lewis to transfer it to the lake, where boy and serpent have extraordinary adventures together until human stupidity threatens Crusoe's existence
The Bourne supremacy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bourne continues to have nightmares from his former life. Hoping to unravel the truth behind his memories and his own past that he cannot remember, the former CIA agent Bourne tries to discover the truth while trying to avert an international incident
The Bourne supremacy by David Maule( Visual )

72 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bourne continues to have nightmares from his former life. He maneuvers through international espionage, CIA plots, and turncoat agents, hoping to unravel the truth behind his memories and his own past that he cannot remember
Red 2 by Dean Parisot( Visual )

20 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retired black-ops CIA agent Frank Moses ... reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device"--Container
Pixels by Chris Columbus( Visual )

24 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As kids in the 1980s, Sam Brenner, Will Cooper, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie 'The Fire Blaster' Plant saved the world thousands of times, at 25 cents a game in the video arcades. Now, they're going to have to do it for real. In Pixels, when intergalactic aliens discover video feeds of classic arcade games and misinterpret them as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth, using the video games as the models for their assaults
Red eye by DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)( Visual )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 1,556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, Lisa Reisert boards the dreaded red eye for a flight back to Miami so she can make it to work the next day. On board, Lisa meets Jackson Ripner and their attraction grows. But moments after take-off, Jackson reveals that he has Lisa's father's wallet that he swiped off his desk and his real reason for being on board. Jackson needs Lisa's help to kill the deputy secretary of Homeland Security who's scheduled to stay at the Lux Atlantic Hotel, the hotel Lisa is the manager of. If she refuses to help, Jackson will call his partner on the ground and have her father killed
Coriolanus by William Shakespeare( Visual )

44 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' ... is a feared and revered Roman general, suddenly pitted against his own city and fellow citizens. Rebelling against the power-hungry designs of his manipulative mother ... and rejected by his own people, Coriolanus incites a riot that expels him from Rome. The banished hero joins forces with his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius ... to extract his revenge and determine his destiny"--Container
Iron Will by Kataklysm (Glasbena skupina)( Visual )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brave young man is thrust into adulthood as he and his courageous team of sled dogs embark on a grueling and treacherous cross-country marathon for a $100,000 grand prize that will save his family from financial ruin
Rob Roy by Michael Caton-Jones( Visual )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a harsh winter threatens the majestic Scottish Highlands, Rob Roy MacGregor is forced to borrow money from the less-than-noble Marquis of Montrose to provide for his clan. But when Montrose's evil henchmen conspire to take the wealth for themselves, they thrust Rob into the most challenging battle of his life ... one that escalates into a bloody, exhilarating climax
Running with scissors by Augusten Burroughs( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After seeing a less-than-conventional psychiatrist for her problems at home who gives her too many prescriptions and bad advice, a mother ends her marriage and sends her young son to live with the doctor and his odd family
 
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Cox, Brian Denis 1946-

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